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Secret treasures of ancient Egypt


Nosy Crow and The British Museum

Kniha byla vydána u příležitosti výstavy Britského muzea na téma „Potopená města: ztracený Egypt“ v roce 2016.  Nálepky, model k sestavení, plakát, spousta informací a ilustrací.  Opravdu skvěle provedená kniha.

Coinciding with the British Museum exhibition Sunken Cities: Egypt’s Lost Worlds in May 2016, this is the sensational story of two magnificent ancient aquatic cities, which once stood at the mouth of the river Nile. Now the ruins reveal how their inhabitants lived, worshipped and interacted with their foreign visitors.

Princess Tales Around the World


Feiwel and Friends

Bylo nebylo…pohádky o princeznách z celého světa…10 příběhů (od Lociky po Šeherezádu).

Once Upon a Time…A princess laughed, A princess sang, another made a trade. One told stories, One was kind, another refused to wed. One cast spells, One was cursed, another silently sewed every day. And one tossed golden apples away…Ten beloved princess stories are ingeniously told and gorgeously illustrated with hidden pictures for readers to find by author Grace Maccarone and artist Gail de Marcken. These tales set around the world will delight readers, happily ever after.

African Tales


A Barefoot collection

Světoznámá aktivistka, herečka a režisérka Gcina Mhlophe nám poskytuje předmluvu ke každému z 8 lidových příběhů, které nás zavedou do všech koutů Afriky.

Get swept away by 8 traditional tales from 8 different African nations retold by master storyteller Gcina Mhlophe, a well-known South African activist, actor, poet, playwright and director. Mhlophe provides a fascinating, fact-filled introduction to each story about the country it comes from to boost young readers‘ reading comprehension, global awareness and geography knowledge. The stories include:
– Nolwandle, Girl of the Waves (Namibia)
– Makhosi and the Magic Horns (Malawi)
– Masilo and Masilonyana (Lesotho)
– The Great Hunter (Swaziland)
– Sea Wind (Senegal)
– Ananse and the Impossible Quest (Ghana)
– The Story of the Wise Mother (Sudan)
– Everything Changes, Everything Passes (Ethiopia)

With the author’s keen insight and Rachel Griffin’s delicate embroidered illustrations, this anthology is truly one-of-a-kind.


Indian Tales


A Barefoot Collection

Objevte rozmanitost Indie díky těmto 8 lidovým pohádkám, každá z rozdílné části Indie.  Překrásné ilustrace, jak bývá u Barefoot books pravidlem.

Discover India’s incredible diversity with these 8 folktales, each from a different Indian state! Learn more about each state’s history, geography and culture with the notes that introduce each story. The tales include:
– The Drummer Boy (Gujarat)
– Bopuluchi (Punjab)
– Princess Mala and the Tree Spirit (Nagaland)
– Damayanti and Nala (Uttar Pradesh)
– Priya’s Magic Bowl (Tamil Nadu)
– Five Men in a Cart (Andhra Pradesh)
– Shaira’s Secret (Rajasthan)
– Hanuman’s Adventures (Kerala)

„Filled with East Indian customs and flavors, magic and secrets, and brave and silly characters, this savory collection is well suited for independent reading, reading aloud, and multicultural studies“ –Booklist

Jewish Tales


The Barefoot Book of Jewish Tales

Barefoot books

Krásně ilustrovaná kniha, která obsahuje 8 židovských povídek-jedna pro každý den Hanukky!  Přiložené jsou nápomocné poznámky a symboly.

Glowing illustrations light up this collection of 8 Jewish folk tales – one for each day of Hanukkah! Retold by rabbi, interfaith leader, wife and mother Shoshana Boyd Gelfand, the stories are accompanied by helpful notes on symbolism and on translations of the Hebrew names. This collection includes the tales:
– Elijah’s Wisdom- Challah in the Ark- Clever Rachel- and more!“A perfect choice for sharing with young families, this will also be welcomed by religious school libraries“ –Booklist

Riding on a Caravan


A Silk Road Adventure

Barefoot Books

Cesta podél hedvábné stezky s rodinou několika generací na území, kde se Čína setkává s Indií.

Travel along the Silk Road with a multi-generational family from Xi’an, China, to where China and India meet. Along the way, you’ll explore China’s varied geography and discover how the Silk Road fostered cultural diversity a century ago. Includes 9 pages of facts about silk, the cities mentioned in the story, Chinese geography, and even photos from author Laurie Krebs’s travels along the Silk Road!

My Granny Went to a Market


Barefoot books.

A Round-the-World Counting Rhyme

Proletíme se s babičkou kolem světa a přitom si krásně započítáme…přirozené učení.

Fly away with Granny and count with her from one to ten as she spins around the world on an unforgettable shopping trip. This colourful, rhyming story is followed by a counting page for reinforced learning.

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